Location: Northampton, Northamptonshire
Salary: £11.00 - £12.00 per hour + DOE
Posted: 5 months ago
Contract Type: Any
Industry: Food, Food
Contact Name: Tanya Viney

Quality Controller

Job Description

Barker Ross are recruiting for an Quality Controller (Quality Assurance) to join our client based in Northampton.

Key Responsibilities

  • To review company training needs in conjunction with senior management.
  • Undertake Induction Training for all new employees.
  • To ensure and monitor factory and production standards with regards to Good Manufacturing Practices, Hygiene and Quality.
  • To maintain calibration schedule and associated records.
  • Monitor cleaning standards, including equipment by means of audits and taking swab samples, including allergen tests.
  • Maintain swab and product sampling plans and records in line with company policy.
  • Maintain Corrective Action file to ensure any non-conformities are allocated to the correct person/department and are closed off satisfactorily when completed.

Job Responsibilities

  • To ensure all staff have the appropriate certification to work within the factory (Basic Food Hygiene).
  • To ensure all staff have a clear understanding of the hygiene standards and practices.
  • To ensure all HACCP and Due Diligence procedures are implemented by staff.
  • Participate in continuous on going improvement projects.
  • Maintain quality assurance analysis.
  • Follow and check all GMP's, safety policies, procedures and guidelines.
  • Collect and prepare samples for evaluation.
  • Collect microbiological swab samples for evaluation.
  • Assist in performing inbound inspections of all products.
  • Undertake traceability audits as defined in the Quality Manual
  • Any weaknesses in production practices are highlighted to the Technical Team/ General Manager and that appropriate strategies to combat these are adopted.

Please call Tanya @ Barker Ross 01604 634479 for more details.


This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Staffing Solutions only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.

Whilst we endeavour to contact you following your response due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Barker Ross Group who is acting as a recruitment agency.

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